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Ruins of Church of St James

A Grade II Listed Building in Bix and Assendon, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.5769 / 51°34'36"N

Longitude: -0.9534 / 0°57'12"W

OS Eastings: 472620

OS Northings: 186964

OS Grid: SU726869

Mapcode National: GBR C49.5RJ

Mapcode Global: VHDW7.FMBJ

Entry Name: Ruins of Church of St James

Listing Date: 9 February 1959

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1180736

English Heritage Legacy ID: 247033

Location: Bix and Assendon, South Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, RG9

County: Oxfordshire

District: South Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Bix and Assendon

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Bix

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

2/15 Ruins of Church of St. James
- II

Church, now ruin. Romanesque. Flint with stone dressing and areas of render.
Nave and chancel. Two window openings in south wall of nave, one in south
wall of chancel. 2 window openings in north wall of nave, 1 in north wall of
chancel. Pointed arched window opening in east wall of chancel. Round
arched doorway to centre of south wall of nave. Interior: niche to each side
of chancel arch. Scheduled as an Ancient Monument.
(E.A. Greening Lamborn. 'The Churches of Bix', Oxoniensa, 1, 1936 p.129-139).

Listing NGR: SU7262086964

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